Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Bittersweet Holiday') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Kirchhoff-D.
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Evergreen
Scape height: 23 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Fertility: Pod Fertile
Pollen Fertile
Bloom Traits: Halo
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: red, copper and burnt orange blend with wide yellow halo and green throat
AHS Awards: Honorable Mention: 1986
JC: 1982

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Lusty Lealand x Knave) x Ring of Change
Child plants: 54 child plants

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Date: 2006-07-08
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2003-06-28
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Location: Conroe, TexasDate: 2019-05-26
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Location: Conroe, TexasDate: 2019-05-26
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Date: 2006-07-13Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-23
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2007-06-23
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